Surface Studio gets support for Windows Mixed Reality with latest firmware updates

Last month, Microsoft released a firmware update for the Surface Laptop and Surface Pro. helping the devices pick up support for Windows Mixed Reality. The company later followed up to release a similar update for the Surface Studio, giving those who own the all in one device a “early preview” of Windows Mixed Reality. Today, things are more formal as a new firmware update for the Surface Studio brings offical support for Windows Mixed Reality (via Thurrott.com)

The firmware update are for devices running both the Windows 10 Creators update and the Fall Creators Update. On the Creators Update, there areĀ  new drivers for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M graphics. Devices with the Fall Creators Update, meanwhile will be seeingĀ Marvell AVASTAR Bluetooth Radio Adapter and Marvell AVASTAR Wireless-AC Network Controller.

Have a look at the changelog below:

Surface Studio devices with Windows 10 Version 1703 (Creators Update) and above:

  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (v21.21.13.8795) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M (v21.21.13.8795) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.

Surface Studio devices with Windows 10 Version 1709 (Fall Creators Update) and above:

  • Marvell AVASTAR Bluetooth Radio Adapter (v15.68.9120.47) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.
  • Marvell AVASTAR Wireless-AC Network Controller (v15.68.9120.47) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (v21.21.13.8795) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M (v21.21.13.8795) provides support for Windows Mixed Reality features.

As usual, these updates should be showing up now in Windows Update. They also can be downlaoded in the MSI format via the Surface Studio Drivers and Firmware Page in the Microsoft Download Center.

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